Don't make me think!

Avoiding concept spill in API design

Uwe Friedrichsen

9 minute read

Ducks on their way into the lake

API design is a huge topic these days and you find a lot of information about how to design good APIs. Unfortunately, most of it is about tools or technology: Use Tool X for great APIs! Use technology Y and everything will be fine!

The cloud-ready fallacy

Why 'cloud-ready' is not a viable strategy

Uwe Friedrichsen

13 minute read

(Part of the) Stockholm skyline

Lately, I had a discussion with an on-premises data center manager who claimed that public cloud does not leverage any cost advantages over on-premises computing. His numbers would even prove that public cloud is more expensive than the on-premises operations they offer.